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Show #1111: US Army Attacks US Farmer - (10.26 MB) Listen Now Guest: Anthony Francois, Senior Attorney, Pacific Legal Foundation Subject: Topics include why Farmer John was fined .8 million for plowing his field; what kinds of rules, and rule-makers, govern how farmers may farm; and whether farmers can grow our food under such diligent government oversight.Show #1109: Of Pink Slime & Fake News - (10.03 MB) Listen Now Guests: Dan Gainor, VP Media Research Center, Attorney James Wagstaffe, Kerr & Wagstaffe Subject: Topics include the defining of textured beef; how the reporting of ABC News helped turn textured beef into pink slime; and how Beef Products Inc.
Show #1119: Political Food Activism - (15.57 MB) Listen Now Guest: Julie Guthman, Ph D, Co-Author of The New Food Activism, Subject: Topic include why some believe free market forces have been insufficient to provide for a healthy food chain; how political activism has emerged to force needed change; and whether this activism can actually bring social justice to food. - (40.08 MB) Listen Now Subject: It would be much easier, and a lot cleaner, to grow organic food in water. Renee Dufault, Former FDA Inspector, Author of Unsafe At Any Meal Subject: Topics include how the FDA protects bad things in good food; what impact bad things can have on the human body; and what can be done to protect against bad things in good food.
Show # 1104 : Strawberry Fields Forever - (20.4 MB) Listen Now Guests: University of California, Santa Cruz Professor of Soil Science Carol Shennan and Assistant Specialist, Margherita Zavatta Subject: Topics include why strawberry farming has come to rely on sterile soil and pesticides; what possibilities may be seen with biological soils; and whether strawberries, and other crops, can be mass-produced without pesticides.